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newest sweater-in-progress: octopus yoke!

My newest project on the needles is another design collaboration with M. After I finished my Skógafjall, with its lovely tree-adorned yoke, she requested a yoked sweater with HER favorite thing on the yoke: Octopuses! Well, mama loves a good design challenge, so it's happening: I used Google Sheets to chart out a respectably realistic-looking… Continue reading newest sweater-in-progress: octopus yoke!

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Goodbye, 2017. Hello, 2018!

Goodbye, 2017! Hello, 2018! 2017 was...well, calling it a "rough time on just about every front" might actually be putting it lightly, but nevertheless, we persisted, and now it's 2018. I typically don't make much of New Year celebrations, because as an academic, my "New Year" is really the start of Fall Semester, but this… Continue reading Goodbye, 2017. Hello, 2018!